Keywords: Alternate Focus; Israel, Palestine; Catepillar; bulldozer
|Silencing the Good News - Betsy Mayfield|
Alternate Focus presents a 3-minute egg on the lack of news coverage on peaceful arabs.
Keywords: Middle East; Jordan; King Abdullah; alternative news; Alternate Focus
|Burning Conscience: Israeli Soldiers Speak Out - Alternate Focus|
A searing interview with Avichai Sharon and Noam Chayut, both veterans of the Israeli Defense Forces and members of Breaking the Silence. Sharon and Chayut served during the second intifada, an on-going bloodbath that has claimed the lives of over three thousand Palestinians and nine-hundred-fifty Israelis. After thorough introspection, these young men have chosen to speak out about their experiences as self-described "brutal occupiers of a disputed land." Producer: Sat Gwin
Keywords: Israel; Palestine; IDF; Occupation; Breaking the Silence; Alternate Focus
|The Camps: Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon - Red Hill Films|
A documentary filmed in late 2005 that brings the viewer close to the living conditions and unresolved problems for Palestinian refugees in the Lebanon camps. Viewers see the camps with a focus on the issues of health, unemployment, education and the cultural memory of this community of refugees expelled in 1948 and 1967 from their homes in historic Palestine. Alternate Focus is available on the Dish Network, Free Speech TV, Channel 9415, Saturdays at 8:00pm EST and on cable stations near you...
Keywords: Israel; Palestine; Lebanon; Refugee; Camp; 1948; 1967; Middle East; Alternate Focus